24/7 Helpline 888-242-7730 Drug Treatment Is Reaching More Prisons and Jails – The Appeal

Drug Treatment Is Reaching More Prisons and Jails  The Appeal

Recent legal victories have spurred counties and states to provide medication-assisted treatment to prisoners struggling with substance use.

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24/7 Helpline 888-242-7730 Yes, drug-assisted treatment is needed for opioid-addicted patients in U.S. prisons – Washington Post

Yes, drug-assisted treatment is needed for opioid-addicted patients in U.S. prisons  Washington Post

It’s the best way to fight the destructive cycle of addiction and incarceration that doctors, patients and correctional officers often confront.

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Newsom Proposes Expansive New Strategy to Combat Drug Addiction Spike in State Prisons – KQED

Newsom Proposes Expansive New Strategy to Combat Drug Addiction Spike in State Prisons  KQED

The governor’s proposal focuses on addiction treatment after efforts to reduce the supply of illegal drugs failed.

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Overdoses in California prisons up 113% in three years — nearly 1,000 incidents in 2018 – San Francisco Chronicle

Overdoses in California prisons up 113% in three years — nearly 1,000 incidents in 2018  San Francisco Chronicle

Nearly 1,000 men and women in California prisons overdosed last year and required emergency medical attention in what officials acknowledge is part of an …

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Last Remaining Sentencing Reform Bill Would Free None Of The 41000 People In Arizona Prisons – KJZZ

Last Remaining Sentencing Reform Bill Would Free None Of The 41000 People In Arizona Prisons  KJZZ

Passing the Arizona House Judiciary Committee on a vote of 6-4 on Wednesday, Senate Bill 1310 would allow those convicted of drug or paraphernalia …

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Drug Convictions Crowd Colo. Prisons, Spurring New Laws – Patch.com

Drug Convictions Crowd Colo. Prisons, Spurring New Laws  Patch.com

Drug Convictions Crowd Prisons, Spurring New Laws – Golden, CO – People with controlled substance charges as their most serious conviction make up the …

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Gov. Ivey awards grant for drug rehabilitation in state prisons – The Brewton Standard – Brewton Standard

Gov. Ivey awards grant for drug rehabilitation in state prisons – The Brewton Standard  Brewton Standard

Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $ 504,892 to help inmates at Alabama state prisons overcome drug addictions that may have led or contributed to their prison terms.

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